GEAE hosts LGBT senior care professional symposium

from Greater Erie Alliance for Equality (GEAE)

Tickets are now available for the 2017 Greater Erie Allaince for Equality Intersections of Equality professional development Symposium: Increasing LGBT Competency in Care for Seniors. The event will bring together health professionals and allies whose work in professions seeks to improve the lives of older adults in our communities. Both days will be held at the Manufacturers Association Conference Center.

Thursday October 12, 2017 is the community education event featuring the documentary "Major!" and a panel discussion about the issues presented in the film. Refreshments will be provided. This evening event begins at 6:30 and is only $10.

The all-day Friday October 13, 2017 event is the professional development conference held from 8 am- 4:30 pm and will focus on the needs of the LGBT senior population. Joe Kort, Ph.D. is the keynote speaker. Continuing education credits are provided at no additional cost.

Tickets and additional information about break-out sessions, Joe Kort, and "Major!" can be found on our website at: GEAE's 2017 symposium is sponsored by NWPA Alliance and Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority (ECGRA).

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